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Fulfillment of Gender Equal Society through Women's Policy Research

History

2017
  • Sep 29, 2017

    Inauguration of the 15th President, Insook Kwon

2007
  • May 11, 2007

    Korean name of the Institute changed from 'Women's Development Institute' to 'Korean Women's Policy Insttiute'

1999
  • Jan 29, 1999

    The Institute Placed under the supervision of the National Research Council for Humanities and Social Sciences

1998
  • Feb 28, 1998

    The Institute placed under the supervison of the Presidential Commission on Women's Affairs

1995
  • Sep 28, 1995

    Opening of the Common Forum for Women (annex building)

1991
  • Apr 18, 1991

    The Institute placed under the supervision of the Ministry of Political Affairs (II)

1987
  • Nov 20, 1987

    Opening of the Institute Complex

1983
  • Apr 21, 1983

    Establishment of the Institute under the supervision of the Ministry of Health and Social Affairs

  • Mar 14, 1983

    Announcement of the Enforcement Ordinance of the KWDI Act (Presidential Decree No. 11071)

1982
  • Dec 31, 1982

    Enactment of the Korean Women's Development Institute (KWDI) Act (Act No. 3632)